As in 'That cake was so good'. I know I could use とても or something similar but I feel like 'so' expresses a kind of excessiveness that とても doesn't.

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「とても」 would actually be a valid translation in that context.

Others include:




Informally, you could also use:


Very informally, you could use:




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    Wow I had no idea you could use たいへん for that, I always used for saying something was “hard”/troublesome Feb 3, 2018 at 0:28

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